Joaquin Phoenix: News

11 Apr 2024

Jamie Foxx

Acknowledging Hollywood's finest musical biopics

Musical biopics are cinematic gateways into the lives of iconic musicians, illustrating their battles, career-defining moments, and the timeless music that cemented their fame.

10 Apr 2024

Harley Quinn

'Joker 2' trailer unveils Lady Gaga-Joaquin Phoenix's descent into madness

After tantalizing fans with posters for months, the first trailer teaser for the hotly-awaited sequel to the critically acclaimed Joker, titled Joker: Folie à Deux, has finally been released.

03 Apr 2024

Harley Quinn

Lady Gaga's audio preview unveiled from 'Joker: Folie à Deux' 

Pop icon Lady Gaga is set to star alongside Joaquin Phoenix in the upcoming sequel, Joker: Folie à Deux.

23 Mar 2024

Todd Phillips

'Joker: Folie à Deux' to showcase revamped iconic songs: Report

The much-anticipated sequel to Todd Phillips's Joker, named Joker: Folie à Deux is slated to be a jukebox musical, featuring at least 15 reimagined versions of well-known songs.

13 Mar 2024


Ari Aster's 'Eddington' to begin production with star-studded Hollywood cast

Acclaimed director Ari Aster (Beau Is Afraid) has gathered a star-studded ensemble for his upcoming film Eddington, set to begin production this week.

29 Feb 2024

Varun Dhawan

Bollywood and Hollywood celebrities who announced pregnancies in 2024 

We are only in the second month of the year, but a slew of celebrity pregnancy announcements has already taken over the entertainment world, both in Bollywood and Hollywood.

15 Feb 2024


'Moonlight' to 'EEAAO': Best A24 movies to watch

A24, a groundbreaking film production company, has redefined storytelling with its commitment to bold narratives and powerful artistic vision.

31 Dec 2023


5 Hollywood movies to watch to celebrate New Year's Eve

Planning to have a cozy, indoor New Year's Eve and ring in the next year with your loved ones from the comfort of your homes?

28 Dec 2023


'Talk To Me,' 'M3GAN': Explore top horror films of 2023

Did 2023 deliver thrills for horror enthusiasts?

26 Dec 2023

Harley Quinn

'Joker 2' sneak peek: What to expect from upcoming sequel

Writer-director Todd Phillips—the orchestrator of the eagerly awaited film Joker: Folie à Deux—has treated fans to two intriguing images.

17 Dec 2023

Amazon Prime Video

OTT: Joaquin Phoenix's 'Beau Is Afraid' is now streaming

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30 Nov 2023


5 Hollywood movies based on French emperor, Napoléon

From epic biographies and historical dramas to comedic parodies, several filmmakers have brought the iconic French military leader Napoléon Bonaparte to life on the silver screen over the years.

27 Nov 2023

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Napoleon' registers surprising opening globally

Joaquin Phoenix is one of the most adept actors in Hollywood and he is known for his varied range of characters. The multi-faceted actor's recently released film Napoleon has been highly anticipated among cinephiles but the film has been receiving polarizing reactions.

26 Nov 2023

Box Office Collection

Box office: Joaquin Phoenix's 'Napoleon' slow in India 

It seems like Indian viewers are not too eager to see the saga of French emperor and military commander Napoleon Bonaparte on the silver screen.

25 Nov 2023

Ridley Scott

Box office: Joaquin Phoenix's 'Napoleon' earns just over Rs. 1cr

Joaquin Phoenix galloped into Indian theaters on Friday (November 24) as French emperor and military commander Napoleon Bonaparte in Ridley Scott's epic war drama Napoleon.

24 Nov 2023

Movie Review

'Napoleon' review: Grand visual spectacle comes with unignorable flaws

Ridley Scott's epic war drama (and not a biopic) Napoleon feels like the first paragraph of someone's Wikipedia entry—it packs too much information and yet provides only a cursory glance without stretching its legs toward the details.

24 Nov 2023

Ridley Scott

Why 'Napoleon' is receiving heavy criticism from French film critics

Ridley Scott's Napoleon—based on the life of the French military commander/emperor Napoleon Bonaparte—has become the latest film to divide critics and audiences.

17 Nov 2023


Joaquin Phoenix's 'Napoleon' to release in China; release date inside

Acclaimed director Ridley Scott's Napoleon is one of the most anticipated films of 2023.

11 Nov 2023


'Napoleon' to 'A Complete Unknown': Keenly awaited Hollywood biopics

Coming off the heels of the success of Priscilla, Elvis, and Oppenheimer, among others, Hollywood is gearing up for a gamut of films based on real people.

08 Nov 2023

Ridley Scott

Ridley Scott editing 'Gladiator 2' material as Hollywood strike continues

Ridley Scott has been working on the 90 minutes of footage he managed to capture for Gladiator 2 before the Hollywood strikes halted production.

26 Oct 2023


'Joker' to 'Gladiator': Joaquin Phoenix's best performances

Beginning his acting career as a teenager, Joaquin Phoenix has cemented himself as one of the greatest actors in Hollywood of his generation.

19 Oct 2023

Ridley Scott

Joaquin Phoenix-Vanessa Kirby's 'Napoleon': Cast, plot, trailer, release date

Academy Awardee Joaquin Phoenix will storm into theaters on November 22 with his upcoming epic historical drama film Napoleon.

27 Sep 2023


Must-watch Hollywood movies that talk about mental health 

Talking about mental health is important and films that address these issues are even more important. It contributes to decreasing the stigma around mental health and stirs much-needed conversations.

27 Sep 2023


'Emma' to 'Shakespeare in Love': Gwyneth Paltrow's best performances 

Although Gwyneth Paltrow has recently been known for building her wellness and lifestyle empire Goop, and has said she was "masquerading as an actor" in a New York Times interview, she is an Oscar-winning actor with over 50 films in her diverse filmography.

17 Jun 2023

Lady Gaga

'Chromatica Ball' concert film in development; Lady Gaga shares update

Lady Gaga provided a life update to her fans by sharing a photo on Friday.

06 Jun 2023


Joaquin Phoenix's 'Napoleon' new look released; details inside

Joaquin Phoenix dons the historical figure Napoleon Bonaparte's character in the upcoming historical drama film titled Napoleon. The makers released a new look of Phoenix and it looks quite promising and daunting.

23 May 2023


Joaquin Phoenix-Todd Haynes collaborate for NC-17 gay romantic drama

Joaquin Phoenix is one of the most adept actors in Hollywood, who is known for donning challenging roles on celluloid.

11 Apr 2023


Everything about Joaquin Phoenix's 'Beau Is Afraid'

Beau Is Afraid is an upcoming black comedy horror film headlined by the very adept Joaquin Phoenix. The film's early reviews have been quite good and it is slated to release on April 21, 2023.

06 Apr 2023


Joaquin Phoenix-Lady Gaga's 'Joker: Folie à Deux' wrapped; see photos

Todd Phillips is one of the most adept filmmakers in Hollywood and the 2019 film Joker is one of his most acclaimed works. For some time now, the director has been working on its sequel, Joker: Folie à Deux.

15 Feb 2023


Lady Gaga's first look from 'Joker 2' revealed

Joker is hailed as one of the best works, if not the best, by director Todd Phillips.

16 Jan 2023

Bollywood Films

#NewsBytesExplainer: Decoding screen tests in acting—meaning, usage, prominent examples

Actors—especially the ones starting out—often talk about appearing for auditions or screen tests before a film goes on floors.

11 Dec 2022


Joaquin Phoenix's first look from 'Joker 2' is finally out!

The clock has begun to tick for Joker: Folie à Deux.

05 Aug 2022

DC Comics

'Joker 2' teaser confirms Lady Gaga's role as Harley Quinn!

The clock has begun to tick for Joker: Folie à Deux.

04 Aug 2022

Robert De Niro

'Joker: Folie à Deux' books October 2024 release date

The sequel to Todd Phillips's 2019 blockbuster hit Joker, Joker: Folie à Deux is all set to hit theaters on October 4, 2024.

30 May 2021


Is Todd Phillips co-writing the sequel for Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker'?

Actor Joaquin Phoenix-starrer Joker, which was released in 2019, is making headlines once again.

16 Jan 2021


Apple to sign, produce Joaquin Phoenix-Ridley Scott's Napoleon Bonaparte biopic

Joaquin Phoenix's upcoming role of French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte has received a plush deal with one of the most prominent OTT platforms at present.

04 Nov 2020

Censor Board (CBFC)

No 'Joker' on Indian TV "since the movie glorifies violence"

Path-breaking DC movie Joker, starring Joaquin Phoenix, will not be screened on Indian satellite TV channels.

16 Oct 2020

Lady Gaga

Joaquin Phoenix, Ridley Scott reunite for Napoleon Bonaparte drama, 'Kitbag'

After the Oscar-winning performance in Joker, Joaquin Phoenix is ready for his next: A film on French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte.

15 Apr 2020

John Legend

COVID-19: Joaquin Phoenix, John Legend urge NY to release prisoners

Oscar award-winning Hollywood actor Joaquin Phoenix has called for New York authorities to free some prison inmates, in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

03 Feb 2020


BAFTA awards 2020: '1917' and 'Parasite' win big

The 73rd British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards were presented on Sunday at the Royal Albert Hall in London.

06 Jan 2020


77th Golden Globes: Joaquin Phoenix wins Best Actor; 'Joker' loses

The 77th annual Golden Globe Awards were held at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California, last night.

05 Apr 2019


#ComicBytes: Ranking five best renditions of the legendary character, Joker

The character of Joker began as a colorful clown who devised clever schemes only to be stopped by Batman.

23 Dec 2018


2018's 5 best films you probably didn't watch, but should

A lot of people complain that good films rarely come out nowadays. It is just the same old formulaic action-packed blockbusters, mind-numbing action, cliched dialogues, and even more cliched endings.

12 Oct 2018


'The Joker': Extras mistreated during delayed shoot flag issue

For those unaware, Warner Bros. has an upcoming movie, 'The Joker', which explores the origin story of the clown prince of Gotham. It will release on October 4, 2019.